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3 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This hotel was clean and provided very comfortable beds. The bathroom was very basic and very small, plenty of hot water. overall we managed and it was priced right for our budget in a town that was very busy and asking very high prices for accom at the time due to the golf tournament. We were not keen on having...

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Copenhagen, Denmark
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed a night on our trip to San Francisco. The front staff is extremely friendly and helpful. If you are looking for a place close to the wharf and for an affordable price this is your choice! We did not try the restaurant as we had a late snack at the In-N-Out burger close by. If you have time...

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Sacramento, California
Reviewed 19 January 2017

Stayed at this property for five days and found the management very knowledgeable, supportive. The rooms are clean. They have slider doors and fireplaces. They staff helped advise on this to do, places to eat, and there is a restaurant right next and attached to the lodge. It is very nice place to stay.

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San Bruno
Reviewed 8 January 2017

Very simple,basic hotel but has everything you need-toiletries,frig,micro,coffee,cocoa packets ,tv and the beds were super comfy. They have a quiet policy as well - we were there New Years Eve and other than hearing a few people talking early in the morning there was no rowdy guests. They have a decent looking pool and hot tub as well. Cafe onsite...

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Reviewed 28 December 2016

We saw a great deal for a "Queen room with a view" so we booked here expecting a good deal for the season. We come to Monterey often and have stayed at a few different places now. We are getting exactly what the discounted price is worth. False advertising. We were put in a small room with the smallest "queen"...

1Thank Erin F
Raleigh, North Carolina
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Nice stop over. Clean and simple. We were there in December so didn't use pool. Rooms were quite small but got adjoining rooms for the children. Good location on the edge of town but walking distance to LouLous breakfast and beach.

1Thank ElHaKa
Bothell, United States
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Four of us stayed on a quick trip down to Monterey and Carmel. Clean, quiet, great location and loved the ability get obtain a nice cross draft. Enjoyed sitting in the sun watching kids play in the pool.

Thank Bret C
Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 October 2016

We only spent one night here, we found the hotel was clean and quiet. Check in was fast and friendly and on site parking was easy. There was a microwave and fridge in the room. It was about a 20 minute walk to fishermans wharf, the walk was pleasant and along the seafront. We didn't use the pool or any...

Thank Heather R
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

We spent there one night and three rooms. We were so happy to stay there. Rooms were so clean and sleeping quality was excellent. Location is very good, short walking distance to Fisherman Warf. Breakfast next door was very good and small discout given to quests of the hotel. It was much more we expected! Highly recommended!

1Thank anpefi
Reviewed 27 October 2016

I oscillate between 4 and 5 stars for this lodge. The exterior is kept up but feels like a motel. The room itself was very nicely updated. It had a minifridge with complimentary waters. Parking is free and plentiful. We were given coupons for a small discount on breakfast at their next door restaurant. Consideration the type of accommodations, I...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The meticulously maintained Monterey Bay Lodge is located in a quiet, residential area across from Lake El Estero, only 150 steps from Monterey State Beach and within a 10 minute walk of Fisherman's Wharf and Downtown. We are constantly working to maintain our property and our level of service at a standard not typically found in today's lodging industry. Our focus is in giving our guests a consistently pleasurable lodging experience. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Monterey Bay Lodge

Address: 55 Camino Aguajito, Monterey, CA 93940-3396
Region: United States > California > Monterey County > Monterey
Price Range: $134 - $388 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Monterey Bay Lodge 2.5*
Number of rooms: 46
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Also Known As:
Monterey Bay Hotel Monterey
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#5 On the Beach Hotel in Monterey
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“Suggest a downstairs from room, by the pool.”
 of 5 bubbles brucethomas164, 18 Jan 2017 | Read review
“To lesson traffic noise ask for a room that doesn't front Camino Aguajito”
 of 5 bubbles TruGrits1, 7 Jan 2017 | Read review
“If you're bothered by traffic noise, ask for a quiet room away from the street noise.”
 of 5 bubbles MMF326, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ground floor rooms away from the pool area, this with patios”
 of 5 bubbles TravelBug56trillion, 9 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Don't come her unless you know the weather!”
 of 5 bubbles ME7444, 26 Sep 2016 | Read review
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